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English noun: rime

1. rime (substance) ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)


Synonymsfrost, hoar, hoarfrost


Broader (hypernym)ice, water ice

2. rime (communication) correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)


Synonymsrhyme


Broader (hypernym)versification


Narrower (hyponym)alliteration, assonance, beginning rhyme, consonance, consonant rhyme, double rhyme, eye rhyme, head rhyme, initial rhyme, internal rhyme, vowel rhyme


Part meronympoem, verse form


Domain category membersassonant


English verb: rime

1. rime (stative) be similar in sound, especially with respect to the last syllable


SamplesHat and cat rhyme.


Synonymsrhyme


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally


Narrower (hyponym)assonate

2. rime (creation) compose rhymes


Synonymsrhyme


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)create verbally


Narrower (hyponym)alliterate, tag


Domain categorypoesy, poetry, verse









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